1. (1/2) Italian Media Theorist & Cultural Agitator “Bifo” w/ MacKenzie Wark

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    Monday, March 30, 2009 At The Change You Want To See A conversation with renowned philosopher, media activist and cultural agitator Franco Berardi (aka Bifo) and media theorist MacKenzie Wark, author…

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    • Stuart Ewen presents Mind Games & Activism: Marketing, Persuasion, and the Myth of the Hardwired Public

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      Ewen tours us through the history of "spin", propaganda, and the role of images in consumerism, mass psychology, politics, social movements, cultural attitudes, and consumption. PR is a…

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      • Participationism and the Limits of Collaboration - Presentation

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        Presentation by Jodi Dean, Not An Alternative, John Hawke Moderated by Astra Taylor Today everyone sings the praises of participation: leading academics hail active audiences who remix commercial…

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        • Picture The Homeless Tent City - parts 1 and 2

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          Video from the tent city that was installed in East Harlem on July 23rd 2009. Not An Alternative teamed up with Picture The Homeless, Reclaim NYC and others to stage an intervention on the urban landscape.…

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          • Mapping Homelessness: An Intro To Ushahidi

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            Participants in this workshop map of amenities for homelessness with the Ushahidi platform, an open source tool that allows rapid mobile input into a collaborative map and database. After installing…

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            • Amphibious Architecture

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              Amphibious Architecture is a visual interface floating on the water’s surface, a veritable looking glass into the aquatic ecosystem of New York City. A project by xClinic Environmental Health…

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              • Upgrade NY: Clay Shirky on Forking, Failure, and Open Source (Part 1)

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                Internet theorist, consultant and author Clay Shirky discusses the concepts of fork and failure in the open source process, and opens them to discussion in the context of activism and the creative…

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                • Art And Activism From Barcelona And Beyond With Leo Leonidas Martin

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                  Artist talk and multi-media presentation by Spanish artist/activist Leonidas Martin. A visual tour of some of the most creative art/activist interventions performed in the context of the counter-globalization…

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                  • Upgrade NY: Clay Shirky on Forking, Failure, and Open Source (Part 2)

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                    Internet theorist, consultant and author Clay Shirky discusses the concepts of fork and failure in the open source process, and opens them to discussion in the context of activism and the creative…

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                    • Twitter VoteReport

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                      Introducing Twitter Vote Report, a brand new way to tell the world what's happening on the ground on election day - from the good to the the bad to the ugly. To participate, just tag your tweets…

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